WORLD Channel

YOUR VOICE, YOUR STORY: Michelle Rhee

Special | 3m 22s Video has closed captioning.

After being inspired by a PBS program, Michelle Rhee joined Teach for America and then founded The New Teacher Project. Appointed Chancellor of Washington D.C. Public Schools from 2007 to 2010, Rhee was met with criticism due to her aggressive style of public school reform. Currently, founder and CEO of StudentsFirst, an organization dedicated to urban school reform, has written the book, Radical.

Aired: 01/01/13

Rating: NR

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